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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta, GA, United States - SFO to ATL Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 3:07 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Atlanta Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 3:07 AM

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Frontier
SFOATL
Wed 9/14
1 stop
ATLSFO
Thu 9/15
1 stop
$199
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Frontier
SFOATL
Wed 10/19
1 stop
ATLSFO
Thu 10/20
1 stop
$199
Select
American
SFOATL
Sat 9/24
1 stop
ATLSFO
Tue 9/27
1 stop
$342
Select
American
SFOATL
Sat 9/24
1 stop
ATLSFO
Sat 10/8
1 stop
$342
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American
SFOATL
Sat 10/1
1 stop
ATLSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$342
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American
SFOATL
Sat 10/22
1 stop
ATLSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$342
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United
SFOATL
Wed 10/19
nonstop
ATLSFO
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$346
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United
SFOATL
Wed 10/19
nonstop
ATLSFO
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$346
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United
SFOATL
Wed 11/2
nonstop
ATLSFO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$346
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Alaska
SFOATL
Tue 10/4
1 stop
ATLSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$436
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Atlanta, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $246.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Atlanta based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Atlanta should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $310 $405
7-14 days $223 $239
14-21 days $220 $199
21-30 days $220 $270
30-60 days $223 $199
60-90 days $218 $270
90+ days $217 $302

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$220 $273 $199 $270 $237 $220 $302

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Atlanta

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 8/31/16 9/3/16 1 $441
September San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 9/14/16 9/15/16 1 $199
October San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 10/19/16 10/20/16 1 $199
November San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 11/2/16 11/9/16 0 $218
December San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 12/3/16 12/7/16 0 $217
January San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 1/21/17 1/25/17 0 $217
February San Francisco Atlanta Frontier 2/8/17 2/15/17 0 $220
March San Francisco Atlanta United 3/8/17 3/15/17 0 $349

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Atlanta

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$451
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$451 $257
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$257 $240
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$240 $257
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$257 $299
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$299

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)

Your San Francisco to Atlanta flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $352.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $282.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Atlanta
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 06:00 22:30
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 09:15 09:15
United 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 10:52 22:49

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Atlanta. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $232.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Atlanta is $337.

San Francisco to Atlanta Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Atlanta flight time is 4 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Atlanta?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Atlanta is 2134 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: There are 59 direct flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Atlanta?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Atlanta (SFO to ATL) Number of flights searched: 242Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 3:07 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Atlanta with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Atlanta.

San Francisco to Atlanta
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X
Southwest DEN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Atlanta, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $309
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $167
San Francisco to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $260
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $202
San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $225
San Francisco to Nashville American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $244
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $129
San Francisco to Birmingham American, Alaska, Delta, United $386
San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $107
San Francisco to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $284
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
San Francisco to Knoxville American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $403

Cheap Domestic Flights to Atlanta - ATL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $380
Oakland to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $334
San Jose to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $343
Fresno to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $390
Reno to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $388
Monterey to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $411
San Luis Obispo to Atlanta American, United $417
Redding to Atlanta Alaska, United $470
Modesto to AtlantaCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta $783
Chico to AtlantaCheck Dates
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $317
Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $157
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $262
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $311
San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $187
Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $305
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $304
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta, GA, United States, from $199 Round trip from SFO to ATL